Summary of Changes to USCIS Policy Manual: March 2014

Summary of Changes to USCIS Policy Manual: March 2014

"U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing updated and comprehensive policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual on the fraud and willful misrepresentation ground of inadmissibility and the corresponding waiver. This guidance, contained in Volume 8, Part J and Volume 9, Part G of the Policy Manual, replaces the fraud and willful misrepresentation grounds of inadmissibility and waiver guidance found in Chapter 40.6.2(c)(1) of the Adjudicator’s Field Manual (AFM), the AFM’s related appendices, and policy memoranda.  The tables below identify new policies and clarifications on existing policies incorporated into specific parts of Volume 8 and Volume 9 of the USCIS Policy Manual." - USCIS, Mar. 2014.